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Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

Switchgrass

Panicum 'Northwind' is a strictly upright grass topped by clouds of bloom in late summer. 'Northwind' is drought tolerant, deer resistant, and nice as a specimen, but especially striking when planted in groups.


  • Category:Perennials
  • Hardiness Zone:4-9
  • Height:48-60 Inches
  • Spread:18-24 Inches

Flower Color
Green
Foliage Color
Green
Best Usage
Mass Planting
Specimen
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist
Good Drainage
Wildlife
Deer Resistant
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Fall
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Exposure
Sun
Growth Rate
Medium
Additional Information about Panicum virgatum 'Northwind'

Panicum 'Northwind' is a strictly upright grass topped by clouds of bloom in late summer. 'Northwind' is drought tolerant, deer resistant, and nice as a specimen, but especially striking when planted in groups. A North American native.